The Loft extension Specialists Ridgway
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft extension all over Ridgway, GU22 8 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of loft extension over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in Ridgway
Most loft extension are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free Loft extension Consultation
We offer free loft extension consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders Contractors in London?
- Specialists in loft extension in loft extension area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
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house renovation near Pyrford Village, GU22 8
property refurbishment near Pyrford Green, GU22 8
kitchen refurbishment near Sheerwater, GU21 5
house refurbishments near Woodham, KT15 3
property refurbishment near Byfleet, KT14 6
property refurbishment near Maybury, GU22 7
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some hints regarding what the ideal price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the expense of many products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included